Updates: Water, Sewer, Summer Events, Sample Ballot

Greetings from BRCA 28605!

2024 Comprehensive Plan Adopted and Approved

While the final adopted version has not been posted the final draft is available here: https://planblowingrock.com/

Election Calendar

We stopped by American Legion Hall yesterday for early voting.  I was #118.  Early voting is now available at the American Legion building located at: 333 Wallingford Rd Blowing Rock, NC

27th – Last Day to Request Absentee Ballot by Mail

2nd – Early Voting Ends at Noon
5th – Presidential Preference Primary

Voting Reminders

Sample Republican ballot:

Sample Democratic Ballot:

There are a number of choices for various offices so it’s helpful to review the ballot ahead of time.  The ballots are two pages (front & back).  REMEMBER: You will need an ID to show upon arrival in order to vote.

Water & Sewer Project Update
The following information is from Town of Blowing Rock:

  • Access to all businesses and activities on Main Street will remain open.
  • Expect single-lane closures and potential travel/traffic delays.
  • One full closure of Main Street is required at the northern 321 intersection (access businesses on North Main via Ransom St or Sunset Dr)
  • Construction activity will be limited to Mon-Thurs when possible.

Find full details, and easy copy-and-paste info for inquiries, on the Town’s website:

BRCA Update

BRCA had its quarterly Board of Trustees meeting yesterday, and the Summer Concert dates (3) and Annual Meeting date were firmed.  We will be sharing those dates in the next few weeks.

The 2023 tax year receipt letters were emailed this week; Foundation gift letters were mailed as well.  If you did not receive your receipt or if any of your contact information is incorrect, please let us know.

On behalf of everyone at BRCA we sincerely appreciate your engagement, membership, and financial support.  Have a great weekend!

Best regards,

Tom Barrett
VP & Executive Committee

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